The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 24 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.39% 6.49% 11.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 31.25% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 10
Median salary £85,500 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +17.39%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,900
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.82%
QA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.56% 20.78% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 13
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

QA
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Canary Wharf region.

QA Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

QA
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Trend Micro
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon S3
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Confluence
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (42.86%) New Relic
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon S3
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (42.86%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Operational Risk Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
3 1 (14.29%) QA Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior PMO
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 2 (28.57%) Fintech
2 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) AWS Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian
1 3 (42.86%) New Relic
1 3 (42.86%) Trend Micro